Hopkins enters not-guilty plea
3.5 suppression hearing and 3.6 hearing held
Last updated 12/21/2021 at 12:18pm
DAVENPORT—Michelle L. Hopkins, 47, who is charged with 10 counts of possession of depictions of minors engaged in sexually explicit conduct in the first degree and 15 counts of the same charge, but in the second degree, entered a not-guilty plea on all counts at an arraignment Monday, Dec. 6.
The court appearance also included a 3.5 suppression hearing and a 3.6 hearing. These hearings occur when police officers are questioned under oath by the prosecutor and defense attorney in regards to police evidence before a judge rules whether this evidence can be used in a criminal trial.